James R. Courtney Jr.


James R. Courtney Jr.

a manager

James R. Courtney Jr. 61, of Haverford Road, died peacefully December 19, 2011 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Linda Lee (Denton) Courtney. They were married for 39 years.

Born in Providence, he was a son of the late James R. Courtney Jr. and Marion E. (Huff) Courtney and grandson of the late Charles W. Huff. Jim was a manager for Cookson America Special Alloys Division for many years before retiring. He served his country proudly in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam Era.

Besides his wife he leaves three sons, Chris, Tim and James III; three daughters, Kimberly, Liz and Tara; a sister, Nancy E. Courtney-Lemois; and 10 grandchildren.

His funeral will be held Dec. 23 at 9 a.m. from Russell J. Boyle & Son Funeral Home, 142 Centerville Road, Warwick, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Saint Paul Church, Cranston. Burial will be in East Greenwich Cemetery. Visiting hours are Dec. 22 from 5-8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations to V.N.A. Hospice of Care N.E., 51 Health Lane, Warwick, RI 02886 in his memory will be appreciated. Visit www.boyleandsonfuneralhome.com.